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SB4, which would change how state selects Transportation Secretary, moves forward
A bill that would pave the way to changes in how Kentucky hires transportation secretaries passed out of the state Senate today.

Publications bill passes House committee
HB 195 will continue to provide transparency while saving tax dollars.

Public health transformation bill heads to the House
Rep. Kimberly Moser chairs the House Health and Family Services Committee and sponsored this bill.

Police pursuit policy bill gets committee approval, heads to House
“Police pursuit” policies would be required at law enforcement agencies statewide under a bill on its way to the Kentucky House.

Medicinal marijuana bill clears House hurdle
HB 136 now returns to the full House for further action.

House votes to approve legalization of medical marijuana
For the first time in Kentucky history, a bill to legalize medical marijuana came to a vote on the floor of the Kentucky House. Apparently the first time was a charm.

Bill to restore 911 funding heads to Kentucky Senate
We thank Rep. Rob Rothenburger for sponsoring the legislation.

$500,000 in grants announced for counties to dispose of debris after flooding
Grant application packages will be emailed to eligible counties.

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